Canadian History Dictionary Jolliet Zachary
(Count Frontenac era) His December journey from Michilimackinac...
St Sacrament Lake
See Lake George.
A partner of the North West Company. Member of the
Fundy Bay Of
Explored by De Monts and Champlain in 1604. Probably
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Of the Royal Engineers, superinte...
Putnam Charles S
(Wilmot era) A leading barrister of Fredericton, 11.
Laverdiere Charles Honore 1826-1873 Educated At Laval University
Studied for the church and ordained priest. Joined the faculty ...
Wentworth Sir John 1737-1820 Born In Portsmouth New Hampshire
Educated at Harvard. In 1765 went to England as agent of the pr...
Mctavish Simon 1750-1804 Born In The Highlands Of Scotland A Man
of "enormous energy and decision of character." Settled at Mont...
Born in England. Under the direction of Governor
Shirley of Ma...
Gladstone William Ewart 1809-1898 British Statesman Index : Lord Sydenham Era
Elected to Parliament for Newark, 22; defeated at Manchester, 4...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Canadians Petition For Its Restoration To Canada Bib :
Cartwright, Sixteen Years on the Coast of Labrador; Hind,
Jarvis F S
(Lord Sydenham era) Gentleman usher of black rod, 334.
Eyre Eustache R
(John Graves Simcoe era) Fort major, 47.
(General Brock era) Expedition to, under Captain Muir, 274, 275...
Founded at Quebec in 1779. The first public library in
Nicolet Jean 1598-1642 Born At Cherbourg Normandy Came To
Canada, 1618, and the same year sent to the Algonquians of Allu...
The largest island on the west coast of North
America. Named a...
Bib : Works: Manuel Et Formulaire Du Notariat Fatenville Erreur
n'est pas Compte; Un Bonheur en Attire un Autre; Les Faus
Dennis John Stoughton 1820-1885 Born Near Toronto Educated At
Victoria College; commissioned as surveyor of public lands, 1842.
Assisted in the organization of the Canadian militia, 1855; raised and
appointed to the command of the Toronto Field Battery, 1856;
brigade-major of the 5th Military District, 1861-1869; saw active
service during the Fenian Raid, 1866. Sent to Red River Settlement to
organize system of surveys, 1869, but was forced to withdraw.
Surveyor-general of Dominion Lands, 1871; deputy-minister of the
interior, 1878; retired, 1881; created C. M. G., 1882. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) His
surveys held responsible for first Riel Rebellion, 69-70. (Egerton Ryerson era)
Surveyor-general, graduate of Victoria College, 144. =Bib.=: Denison,
The Fenian Raid on Fort Erie and Soldiering in Canada. See also
Riel Rebellion, 1869-1870.
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